During the summer term of Year 11 Occupational Studies pupils received two visits from Mr Alistair White from Westrock (Multi Packaging Solutions) and they creatively came up with ideas to sell cupcakes to raise funds for a chosen charity of their choice. Packaging was designed by pupils and produced by Multi Packaging Solutions for individual […]
On Thursday the 26th September the school had a number of events running to celebrate the European Day of Languages. The events included crepes and brioche rolls on sale at break, quizzes and a special canteen menu. At the initiative of the Council of Europe, the European Day of Languages (EDL) has been celebrated every […]
On Thursday 22nd August staff and pupils were celebrating a very successful GCSE results day. The Principal, Mrs Kathryn Bell and all the staff of Ballyclare Secondary School are absolutely delighted with the GCSE results obtained by Year 12 pupils. There have been many outstanding performances from our pupils. It is a delight to see […]
On the morning of Thursday 15th August 2019 Ballyclare Secondary School staff and pupils were celebrating a very successful results day and we are delighted to report the fantastic results that our young people have achieved at GCE AS, A2 and equivalent Level 3 courses. There were many outstanding individual performances and it was a […]
On the 21st June 2019, Ballyclare Secondary pupils took part in a sponsored walk to raise money for the Northern Irish Charity, Action MS. Pupils from Year 8, 9, 10 and 11 took part and raised a magnificent total of £5,584.06!
An opportunity has arisen, with the support of Blythswood, for our parents to recycle uniforms. Blythswood will offer these back to any family free of charge (two uniforms per family).
Congratulations to three of our past pupils, Faye Hutchinson, Chloe Hanna and Lesley- Anna Tosh, on graduating from the University of Ulster with a First Class Honours Degree in Music.
On Friday 1st June Kofi was presented with his international cap by the NISFA (Northern Ireland Schools Football Association) at La Mon Hotel and Country Club.
Kofi Balmer played for the Northern Ireland Schoolboys on 29th March 2018 against the Republic of Ireland in the Centenary Shield competition gaining his first ‘Schoolboy Cap’. Kofi had gained this achievement whilst still attending Ballyclare Secondary School.
On Wednesday 21st March our U16 Rugby squad won the 2018 Danske Bank Ulster High Schools’ Trophy, thanks to a 37-19 win over Ballynahinch High School at Kingspan Stadium.
2017/2018 was a great year for Ballyclare Secondary School’s U16 Hockey Squad. Ballyclare Secondary is extremely lucky; it has a lot of very gifted and talented players in Years 9-12 willing to step to the mark. These players possess a high need to achieve, an outstanding work ethic and attitude.